Karen Juanita Carrillo

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KAREN JUANITA CARRILLO is a Brooklyn, New York-based author and photographer. Karen is a leading expert and a frequent speaker on African American and Afro-Latino history, literature, and politics. You can follow Karen on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @afropresencia. Carrillo is a co-founder of the website Afropresencia.org and is the author of; African American-Latino Relations in the 21st Century: When Cultures Collide; African American History Day by Day: A Reference Guide to Events (ABC-CLIO/Greenwood Press, June 2012; ISBN: 978-1-59884-360-6); Bibliography Of Life In The Black Americas (Dec 31, 2012; ASIN: B00AVE92J0); and The View from Chocó: The Afro-Colombian Past, Their Lives in the Present, and Their Hopes for the Future (May 21, 2010; ISBN: 1451565275 / 1-4515-6527-5).